Leiko Ikemura. Before Thunder, After Dark – Presentation of the catalogue

21.10.2021, 18:00

BUILDING is pleased to invite you to the presentation of the exhibition catalogue Leiko Ikemura. Before Thunder, After Dark. The event is organized in the context of the first important overview by Japanese – Swiss artist Leiko Ikemura to be held in Italy, curated by Frank Boehm, and on view until December 23rd, 2021.
The project, under the patronage of the Consulate General of Japan in Milan and the Associazione Culturale Giappone in Italia, is a broad overview of Leiko Ikemura’s work and gathers a selection of 50 artworks realized between the 1980s until today.
The catalogue, edited by BUILDING, collects critical essays by Alessandro Rabottini and Quinn Latimer, and includes an unpublished conversation between the artist and the exhibition curator, that retraces Ikemura’s artistic development from the early years until nowadays.
The artist Leiko Ikemura and the curator Frank Boehm will be present at the event.
Free entrance upon reservation.